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Discover the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Pulmonary medicine expert Peter Mazzone, MD, MPH, explains whether ex-smokers need annual lung cancer scans.
If you’re suffering from COPD, you may be a good candidate for pulmonary rehabilitation. If you stick with it, it can help you breathe easier and improve your quality of life.
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